As women, we often equate romance with flowers, candy, and jewelry. I know I sure used to! Let me tell you a little story. After the birth of our babies, I used to think that my husband had to buy me flowers. After our fifth child, I held a grudge since he didn't. Like that … Continue reading True Romance Within a Marriage
As a wife, I haven't always been submissive and obedient. This is definitely something I still struggle with at times! (If you happened to click on the above link, you'll be happy to know I now handle the grocery shopping and my husband's laundry!) But the Father has graciously helped me along in this area. … Continue reading Putting Our Husband’s Wants Before Our Own
"A woman who insists on being outside her husband's leadership places herself outside God's protection. In this vulnerable position, she is subject to the harmful effects of her own inherent weaknesses. Consequently, she is susceptible, not only to the deceptions of Satan, but also to the convincing arguments of all those who would seduce her … Continue reading Vulnerable Outside of Our Husband’s Leadership
I hope your year has been wonderful thus far, friends! We have been both busy and blessed. And when I say busy, I mean busy. My family was featured in the "Can God Provide?" section of the Above Rubies magazine over the summer, and I'm just getting around to sharing the short article! Stepping out … Continue reading Our Family Was Featured in Above Rubies!
You know, sometimes I think I have this "mom" thing all figured out. My oldest daughter is eighteen, and I have eight children. In many respects I can say, "Been there, done that." I've seen a lot throughout the years. But in full disclosure, without the Lord I don't know what I'm doing. Each child … Continue reading Humility: A Wife and Mother’s Secret Weapon